July 1st, 2007 Indian Foothills Park
Marshall, Missouri

This Thomas J. Barr and Mary Grant-Barr "Extended" Family Reunion was held in Marshall, Missouri, on July 1st 2007. Organized by Barr descendants Anna Margaret Barr-Samson, Dorothy Castle-Peterson, and Mary Barr-Purcell. Nearly a hundred of the Thomas J. Barr and Mary Grant-Barr 4th-7th generation descendants from coast to coast converged on the small town of Marshall, Missouri for this reunion.

Robert Lee Barr, Sr. and Frances Amelia "Millie" Weis-Barr descendants:

Back Row: Justin Samson, Casey Samson (yellow shirt), Mike Samson, Raphael Samson, Gary Vincent Barr with parents Louise Marie Kochanowski-Barr and Kenneth Joseph Barr (Kevin Loseke standing behind them), John Jacob Barr, James Justin Nicholson, Mary Alice Barr-Nicholson, and Clare "Carrie" Nicholson-Loseke standing just behind her sister Christine "Chrissy" Nicholson-Lienemann.

Front Row: Kathy Moore-Samson holding 7th-generation son Aidan, Cody Samson, Anna Margaret Barr-Samson, Debbie Samson-Vincent, and Sean Loseke (standing in the far right front).

Mary Barr-Purcell Family:

Photo includes: Katrina Gonzales, Caylan Crabtree, Connor Hakes, Emily Purcell, Lana Purcell, Laney Crabtree, Mary Barr-Purcell (in the black blouse with pink skirt), Nick Purcell, Vicki Purcell, Ericka Purcell, Vicki Hakes, Steve Purcell, Chris Crabtree, Luke Purcell, and Scott Purcell.

Clarence Barr Family:

Photo includes: Clarence Barr (seated), with Carol, Ted, John, Maria, Colen, Ethan, Bob, Renee, Erin, Mark, Tina, Brandon, Cathy Barr-Lynch, Lisa Barr-McSparin, Corant, Brenna, Quinn

John Clarence Barr Jr. Descendants:

Dr. John Gregory, Alice Barr-Gregory, and John Frances Barr III.

Norma Barr-Murray Family:

Norma Barr-Murray (seated), pictured with Judy and Sean Murray, Colleen, Brandon, Tara Konrady, and John Miles-Stewart.

Ted Clark and Wanda Barr-Clark Family:

Photo includes: Wanda Barr-Clark (seated), with Ted Clark, Leslie Clark-Hall, Lisa Clark, and Richard Clark.

Charles Barr and Margaret Gerling-Barr Children:

Cathy Barr, Dr. David Van Tassel, Eilene Barr-Van Tassel, and Charles "Charley", Jr.

Delia Barr-Woodsmall Children:

Lee Woodsmall with wife Kate on the left, and Mary Lou Woodsmall-Steele on the right.

Thomas Kuzila and Donna Barr-Kuzila Family:

Photo includes: Todd, Thomas, Michaela, Nicole (with baby Thomas "Tommy", Jr.), Donna Barr-Kuzila (in flowered shirt), Jeff, Kristin, and Isabella.

Bud Castle Family:

Bud and Dee Castle, Bernadette Castle-Cleary, and Dorothy Castle-Peterson.

A rural view of Marshall, Missouri, host town for the event:

This article in the July 12, 2007 Marshall Democrat-News,
followed the July 1st Barr reunion .


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